QUT’s Graduate Certificate in Domestic Violence in the news

The Sydney Morning Herald ran a story about graduate education about domestic violence in Australia. A new weapon in the fight against family violence by Jane Gilmore was published 20 March 2018. The article features quotes from QUT’s Graduate Certificate in Domestic Violence alumni. For more information about the units in the Graduate Certificate in Domestic Violence click here.

CJRC Researchers on ABC The World Today

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Dr Claire Ferguson, QUT lecturer
Associate Professor Molly Dragiewicz, QUT
Angela Lynch, Women’s legal service
Hetty Johnston, Bravehearts
Bill Potts, Qld Law Society

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Criminologists in Australia have warned that the family court system is exposing children to abuse. New research reveals that allegations of child sexual abuse raised during divorce or domestic violence cases are often not treated seriously enough.

Katherine Gregory reported this story on Tuesday, October 25, 2016

CJRC Researchers discussing the Gable Tostee Murder Trial on ABC Radio

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CJRC researchers Associate Professor Mark Lauchs and Dr Claire Ferguson from the School of Justice, Faculty of Law, have spoken to ABC radio this morning about the Gable Tostee murder trial which finished in the Brisbane Supreme Court yesterday. Read more

CJRC Research Being Presented at 2015 ANZSOC Conference


The Crime and Justice Research Centre has been well-represented by Centre members and postgraduate students at this year’s annual ANZSOC conference in Adelaide, hosted by Flinders University.  Read more